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These transmitters are not being manufactorured and these represent the last available.
The PowerMax Transmitter represents the strongest signal in a very small package and is ideal for medium to large sized far-ranging falcons and fast flying shortwings. Machined aircraft aluminum cases reflect the attention to quality and detail. It has a magnetic on/off switch and an audible low battery indicator. Each transmitter comes with a magnetic wand. (This transmitter is backpack or tail mount arrangement only).
Choose a tail clip size when mounting on a fail feather. See Related Items below or window above. $8.95
Range: 10 to 80 miles, depending on type of terrain and obstructions.
Battery Life: The PowerMax uses CR1632 lithium 3-volt battery. Be sure to use only marked "high-drain" (CR). The battery life is about 60 hours.
Low Battery Warning: The transmitter changes to a double beep on every tenth pulse. The transmitter runs at the same power, but simply warning you to change the battery.
Weight: 8 Grams.
Apollo 13 Mode: Transmitter goes into battery conservation mode after 16 hours giving you roughly double the time to find your bird.
Magnetic On/Off: PowerMax has a magnetic on/off switch and an audible low battery output indicator. Each transmitter comes with a magnetic wand.
Each unit is burned in for five days and enviro-tested from +150F down to -15F prior to shipping. The PowerMax Transmitter comes with a Three Year Warranty.
219 MHz: This frequency will work better than 216 if television channel 13 is broadcast in your area or if there is a tower broadcasting wireless internet in the area. There is a short wait while we get your transmitter programmed to your exact needs.
See related product RT0055 below.
Back-Pack Mounting: This transmitter is ideal for those considering the back-pack harness. Birds as small as 360 grams have carried the PowerMax using a back-pack mount.